Tech.Co’s Startup Night at SXSW 2017 Is Where You’ll Get Discovered

Conor Cawley

If you haven't heard, SXSW is one of the hottest events of the year for entertainment fans, technology enthusiasts, and startups of all shapes and sizes. Whether it be the endless networking opportunities, the electric atmosphere of Austin, or the mountains of free food and drink, people from around the world travel to the Texas city for a more than a week of excitement. And if you're a budding startup that wants to get in on the action, now is your chance.

Tech.Co is hosting their eighth annual Startup Night that will allow innovative startups to make their mark on the famous conference. For the last eight years, we’ve mixed together the world’s brightest startups in a venue jam packed with technology enthusiasts, entrepreneurs, and investors.  Tech.Co's 2017 Startup Night promises to be our best time at SXSW ever.

Tech.Co will be showcasing approximately 30 of the hottest startups from around the world at SXSW. The event will be filled with great conversation, giveaways, and of course cocktails.  Past showcased startups at our events have gotten great feedback, immediate funding, new employees, and quality investors. Some have even be acquired thanks to this small event on one of the grandest stages in the world. Two startups from this year's event will also win a fast track to the top 100 Semifinalists at Innovate! and Celebrate 2017.

Apply Now

Are you interested in pitching your startup at Tech.Co's Startup Night at SXSW? Well, luckily for you, that's totally possible! By clicking here, you'll be able to enter for your chance to pitch and demo your innovative idea for a panel of judges that will make your mouth water. The deadline for startups to apply is Monday, February 20th.


The event takes place on Sunday, March 12th from 7pm to 11:30pm at Maggie Mae's in Austin, Texas. By clicking here, you can reserve your ticket for the event as an attendee, a volunteer, or a member of the press.

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Conor is the Senior Writer for For the last five years, he’s written about everything from Kickstarter campaigns and budding startups to tech titans and innovative technologies. His extensive background in stand-up comedy made him the perfect person to host tech-centric events like Startup Night at SXSW and the Timmy Awards for Tech in Motion. You can email Conor at